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Awkward Mario Can’t Jump Away From This

3 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

So, a reader calling himself Jumpman sent us this link to a promotional picture from Nintendo of America the other day. It’s supposed to be a contest winner being greeted [...]
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Why Mario Is In So Many Darn Games... Explained! [Shigeru Miyamoto]

Entertainment / Video Games : Kotaku (5 years ago)

The story goes that Mario was originally called "Jumpman." That's not what Mario creator Shigeru Miyamoto called the character. "Well, I called him 'Mr. Video'," Miyamoto said in the recent Iwata Asks feature on Nintendo's official ... Read Post

August 4, 2009: Announcing the Winner of the Caption This Contest! The Biggest Holy #%&@ Ending Ever! Some The Speed of Dark Discussion!

Genres / Sci Fi : Joseph Mallozzi's Weblog (5 years ago)

I’d like to kick off today’s entry by announcing the winner of our very first Caption This contest. The winner was chosen by none other than the awkwardly pictured party himself: Carl Binder. Thanks to everyone who took the time sen... Read Post

The Man Who Does The Impossible in Super Mario 64

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (2 months ago)

Before the world knew him as Mario, Nintendo's iconic plumber had a simpler name: Jumpman. That name makes sense, when you think about it: Mario is defined by his ability to jump.. But lately, I've become fascinated by the people wh... Read Post

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